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State Question 814

State Question 814: An Explainer

Oct 27, 2020

Should Oklahoma Reroute Public Health Funding To Pay For Medicaid Expansion?

Oct 26, 2020

One of two state questions on the general election ballot, State Question 814 would reroute public health funding to Medicaid expansion. Lenzy Krehbiel-Burton with Oklahoma Engaged explains the proposal and where the money would come from.

Oklahoma Engaged: State Question 814 Has A History

Oct 20, 2020
This September 2015 file photo shows a sign barring smoking at the state Capitol in Oklahoma City. The signs were paid for by the Oklahoma Health Department, which works in conjunction with the Tobacco Settlement Endowment Trust to reduce smoking.
Sue Ogrocki / AP

There is a lot of history behind State Question 814. If you’re not an Oklahoma government buff, you might not be familiar.